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Kate Petley

Kate Petley

Born Port Chester, New York
Education B.F.A. cum laude University of Utah

Lives and works near Boulder, Colorado

Kate Petley Selected Solo Exhibitions

2020

The Very Thing, VonLintel Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Staring Into the Fire, CU Art Museum, Boulder CO; Curator: Sandra Firmin, Executive Director; Catalogue Essay

2018

Repositioned, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

All At Once, Orth Contemporary, Tulsa OK

2017

8 Exhibitions in Abstraction, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

2014

Out of Line, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

Lined, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe NM

2011

The Fruit Stare, Fort Lewis College Art Gallery, Durango CO

2010

The Spaces in Between, The Nicolaysen Museum of Art, Casper WY, Curator: Lisa Hatchadoorian

One Big Dream, Plus Gallery, Denver CO

2009

Overhead, Rudolph Projects, Houston TX

2008

Watershed, Plus Gallery, Denver CO

Fringe Element: My Piece of the Sky, PlatteForum, Denver CO

2007

Hallucinating With Vigor, Rudolph Projects, Houston TX

2006

Delirious, Plus Gallery, Denver CO

2005

Everything, Museum of the Southwest, Midland TX

2004

Recent Work, Rudolph Projects, Houston TX

2002

Inhale, Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe NM

2000

Recent Works, Rudolph Projects, New York NY

Inhale, Diverseworks, Houston TX

Monkey Mind, Fort Lewis College Art Gallery, Durango CO

1999

Blue Sky, College of the Mainland Fine Arts Gallery, Texas City TX

1997

Carried Away, Rudolph Poissant Gallery, Houston TX

1996

Container of Meaning, Fotofest, Houston TX

1993

Rings, Balls, and Trees, Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, Waco TX, Curator: Heidi Hornik

1992

Requiem for Huge Oaks, Diverseworks, Houston TX

Kate Petley Grants, Residencies, Awards, and Projects

2020

The Stubborn Influence of Painting, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder CO, Curator: Kate Petley

2017

How to Flatten a Mountain, Residency and Exhibition for PhotoIreland, Dublin

Visiting Artist, Trinity University Department of Art, San Antonio TX

2016

Ucross Foundation Fellowship, Sheridan WY

Peripheral Vision Publication Fellowship, Dallas TX

2015

Invitational Artist Residency, Franz Mayer of Munich Glass, Munich, Germany

2008

Artist Residency and Teaching Intensive, PlatteForum, Denver CO

1995

Special Opportunity Grant, Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts, Cultural Arts Council of Houston/Harris County

1992

Texas Visual Arts Alliance Ninth Annual Exhibition, First Place Award, Juror: Suzanne Delehanty, Director, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

1990

New Forms, Regional Grant Initiative (NFRIG), National Endowment for the Arts and The Rockefeller Foundation

Kate Petley Two Person Exhibitions

2019

Kate Petley, Derrick Velasquez Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

2012

Construct: Kate Petley and Rusty Scruby, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe NM

2007

Similar Differences: Kate Petley and Sheila Klein, Art League Houston, Houston TX

1996

Recent Works, Slover McCutcheon Gallery Houston TX

Lighten Up, Collaborative with David Carpender, The McBride Series, Houston TX

1994

Kate Petley and Michael Whitehead, Longview Museum of Art, Longview TX

1993

From the Source, Farah Damji Fine Art, New York NY

Recent Work, Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi TX Curator: Jim Edwards

Kate Petley Selected Group Exhibitions and Installations

2020

On Screen/Off Screen: Contemporary Abstraction and Technology, Kate Petley, Lorraine Tady, Liz Trosper Orth Contemporary, Tulsa OK

2019

Does Not Reproduce, Von Lintel Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Colorado Abstraction +10, Arvada Center for the Arts, Curator: Collin Parsons

2018

Limitless Space, Orth Contemporary, Tulsa OK

2017

How to Flatten a Mountain, PhotoIreland, Rathfarnam Castle, Dublin

Radial, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

Recent Prints from Manneken Press, Wakeley Gallery at Illinois Weslayan University, Bloomington IL

2016

Declaration, Viewing Room, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

Learning to See Color, Denver University Vicki Myhren Gallery, Curators: Dan Jacobs, Jeffrey Keith

Colorado Women in Abstraction, Center for Visual Art, Denver CO, Curator: Michael Paglia

2015

New Work, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

2014

New Prints 2014, International Print Center New York at Christie’s New York

Colorado Contemporary, Curfman Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins CO, Juror: Nora Burnett Abrams, MCA Denver

2013

Materialized, Robischon Gallery, Denver CO

2012

Construct: Kate Petley and Rusty Scruby, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe NM

2011

New Mexorado, The Harwood Museum,Taos NM Juror: Libby Lumpkin

Specific Environments: Landscape as Metaphor, Lincoln Center, Fort Collins CO, Curator: Leanne Hasse Goebel

2010

4 x 4, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Curator: Caitlin Green

2008

The Best Choice, Houston Arts Alliance and City Hall, Houston TX, Juror: Emily Todd, The Houston Endowment

2007

Similar Differences: Kate Petley and Sheila Klein, Art League Houston

Hot Pursuit: Eight Artists from Southwestern Colorado, Adams State College, Alamosa CO, Curator: Jerry Riggs

2005

Exposed: Selected Artists, Cultural Arts Council of Houston Harris County

2004

Rocky Mountain Biennial, Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins CO

Surfaces, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Ft. Worth TX

2003

Plastic Fantastic, Exhibit A, New York NY

Luscious, Judish Fine Art at Andenken Gallery, Denver CO

2002

Archipelago, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Curator: Ann Shostrum

2001

Reaction, Exit Art, New York NY

Sky, Arvada Center for the Arts and the Denver Museum of Nature and Science

2000

The End of History, Judish Fine Art, Denver CO

Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Art 2000 Juror: Bruce Guenther

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach CA

Fotofest 2000, Site-specific Installation, Houston TX Curator: Wendi Watriss

1997

Los Angeles National Juried Exhibition 2, Spanish Kitchen Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Second Texas Annual, The Contemporary Art Center, Fort Worth TX

1996

The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston TX

1995

‘O’ A House Installation, with Dan Havel and Dean Ruck, Houston TX

The Evocative Object, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington TX

1994

Kate Petley and Michael Whitehead, Longview Museum of Art, Longview TX

Low Tech, CRCA, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington TX, Curator: Sue Graves

1993

The Texas Biennial, Fair Park, Dallas TX

Recent Work, Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi TX, Curator: Jim Edwards

Sculptors Known and Underknown, One Allen Center, Houston TX, Curator: Sally Reynolds

13th Annual Outdoor Exhibition, Nelson Sculpture Park, Abilene TX

Kate Petley Selected Bibliography

2020

Hunt-Duran, Samantha: Serra, Voisine, Westfall, Petley, Velasquez: DARIA Denver Art, Review Inquiry & Analysis, January 16

2019

Kate Petley, Interview with Liz Miller, Liz Miller Artblog

Paglia, Michael: Robischon Gallery Presents Serra and Four More Artists, Westword Denver

2018

Paglia, Michael: Five Solo Shows Offer Abundance of Abstraction Westword Denver May 29

2017

New American Painting Issue134 Juror: Valerie Cassel Oliver, Virginia Museum of Fine Art

Gleeson, Scott: Merge Down: Reconsidering Flatness Within Kate Petley’s Nomadic Pictorial

Spaces, Peripheral Vision Publication Fellowship, Dallas TX

How to Flatten a Mountain, Patterson, Val; Lenscratch August 5

Paglia, Michael: 8 Solos Add Up to a Major Look at Contemporary Abstraction

Westword Denver January 25

2016

Vasari21 Feature Interview by Ann Landi April 26

2015

Kinetic: Highlights from the Polsinelli Art Collection, Forword by Barbara O’Brien, Executive Director, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

Paglia, Michael: Getting the Most Out of Minimalism, Westword Denver June 2

2014

New American Painting Issue 114 Juror: Nora Abrams, MCA Denver

Paglia, Michael: Conceptual Abstraction, Westword Denver February 19

2013

sketch24blog, Featured Post July 13

Froyd, Susan: 100 Colorado Creatives, Westword Denver June 11

2012

Studio Visit Magazine, Juror: Jonathan Greene, New York NY

Goebel, Leanne: Specific Environments Landscape as Metaphor, Catalogue Essay

Abatemarco, Michael: Binary Visions, Pasatiempo, The Santa Fe New Mexican June 15

2011

Studio Visit Magazine, Juror: Beth Venn, Newark Museum, Newark NJ

The Huffington Post: Goebel, Leanne: What’s Missing from Colorado’s Top Ten List Jan 4

2010

Berkovitch, Ellen: Contemporary in Denver, Adobe Airstream October 24

Hatchadoorian, Lisa: The Spaces In Between, The Nicolaysen Museum of Art, Catalogue Essay

2007

Phelps, Janet: Similar Differences, Art League Houston, Essay for Exhibition

Keppler, Nick: Through the Looking Glass, Houston Press January 3

2006

New American Painting Issue 66 Juror: Ian Berry, Tang Museum of Art

2005

Greene, Alison: ‘O’ A House Installation at Ten Years, Gulf Coast Fall Issue

Temple, Georgia: Artist Tackles Small Details, Midland Reporter Telegram May 22

2004

New American Painting Issue 54 Juror: Lynn Herbert, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston TX

Murphy, Laurie Lynnxe: Profile Kate Petley, Eye Level, Spring Issue Denver CO

2002

Indyke, Dottie: CCA Installation Exaggerates Vulnerability of Humans, Albuquerque Journal

Winslow, Kate: Inhale, Interview for Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe NM

2001

Paglia, Michael: Good Heavens, Westword Denver November 8

2000

Chandler, Mary Voelz: Abstraction Meets Realism, Denver Rocky Mountain News June 2

Wilson, Wade: Inhale, Essay for Diverseworks, Houston TX

1997

Anspon, Catherine: Kate Petley Carries Us Away, Houston Public News December 11

Dewan, Shaila: A Gift to be Simple, Houston Press March 13

1996

Johnson, Patricia: Full Frames, Houston Chronicle March 14

Peters, Patrick: Casa Lucida, Casa Obscura, Rice University Cite Magazine

1995

Wilson, Wade: Evocative Object, Essay for Exhibition, Arlington Museum of Art TX

Merino, Tony: Evocative Object at the Arlington Museum of Art, Artlies September

Kutner, Janet: Object: Evokes the Fragile and Unique, Dallas Morning News July 19

Smith, Stephanie: ‘O’ A House Installation, Artlies July

Ward, Elizabeth: ‘O’ A House Installation, CRCA Magazine Winter Issue

Johnson, Patricia: The Art Shack, Houston Chronicle April 29

1994

Kutner, Janet: Artists Take the Low Tech Road, Dallas Morning News June 5

Graze, Sue: Low Tech, CRCA Magazine, University of Texas Arlington

1993

Johnson, Patricia: Sculpture on the Green, Houston Chronicle October 14

Edwards, Jim: The 13th Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Essay for Exhibition, Abilene TX

George, Ron: Contemporary Art Invades Coastal Bend, The Corpus Christi Caller Times

Edwards, Jim: Kate Petley and Kent Rush, Essay for Exhibition, Museum of South Texas

Hornik, Heidi: Rings, Balls, and Trees, Exhibition Essay, Martin Museum Baylor University, Waco TX

Kate Petley Selected Collections

The Museum at Texas Tech University

Houston Airport System

Stanford University, Palo Alto CA

New York Presbyterian Hospital

The Nicolaysen Museum, Casper WY

The Federal Reserve Bank, Kansas City MO

Polsinelli LLC, Dallas and Houston TX, Chicago IL, and Denver CO (Catalogue)

Fidelity Investments, Denver CO and Boston MA

UCLA Hospital Santa Monica CA

Denver Children’s Hospital, Denver CO

The City of Houston

The Ritz Carlton, Hyatt, Marriott, and Caesar’s Palace Hotel Corporations

Propriety Capital, Denver CO

Morgan Stanley, San Francisco CA

Vail Industries, Chicago IL

 

 

 

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